noun see zoot suit

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • zoot suiter — a person who wears a zoot suit. [1940 45; ZOOT SUIT + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • zoot suiter — a person who wears a zoot suit. [1940 45; ZOOT SUIT + ER1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • zoot-suiter — See zoot suit. * * * …   Universalium

  • zoot-suiter — noun a) Someone wearing a zoot suit b) Somone involved in the …   Wiktionary

  • zoot-suiter — noun see zoot suit …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zoot suit — Le Zoot suit est une tenue (suit) et par extension une subculture apparue entre les années 1930 et 1940. On appelle un membre de cette subculture un zoot suiter ou encore par raccourci un zooter. Sommaire 1 Tenue 1.1 Le costume masculin 1.2 Les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • zoot suit — noun Etymology: reduplication of 1suit Date: 1942 a suit of extreme cut typically consisting of a thigh length jacket with wide padded shoulders and peg pants with narrow cuffs • zoot suiter noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • zootsuiter — zootˈsuiter noun Someone who wears a zoot suit • • • Main Entry: ↑zoot suit …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pachuco — Pachucos are Mexican American youths who developed their own subculture during the 1930s and 1940s in the Southwestern United States. They wore distinctive clothes (such as Zoot Suits) and spoke their own dialect (Caló). Due to their double… …   Wikipedia

  • zooty — ˈzüd.ē adjective Etymology: zoot suit + y : typical of a zoot suiter : extreme or flashy in manner or style a zooty haircut * * * /zooh tee/, adj. Slang. characteristic of a zoot suiter; extreme or flamboyant in style or appearance: a zooty new… …   Useful english dictionary

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